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we are off to a chilly start as we get a live look at our nation's capital this morning. we are glad you could be here as we head towards september. i'm gurvir dhindsa. >> i'm steve chenevey. let's talk to tony perkins with a look at that forecast. >> good morning. not a bad start to the day. it is rather cool. is my seat low. it is low. >> a little bit. >> the temperatures are into the 40s well out in the suburbs. we've got temperatus in the 50s everywhere else. a few clouds out there. the precipitation has moved out well off to the east as tuck are showed you a couple of moments ago. you can see awe few clouds here and there. we'll start off with a good amount of sunshine during the morning hours an see some of the clouds build in. temperature around the area airports look lick this. 56degrees at reagan national. 51 at tull less. bwi marshall at 54 degrees.
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here is your forecast for washington for today. early sunshine, afternoon clouds. we are not expecting rain today. it will be cool and still breezy. high about 70 degrees. some of you will probably top out in the upper 60s. there you go. that is a look at the weather. >> thank you. let's get an early look at traffic with julie wright. >> not looking so bad right now. we do have the lane open for those continuing to make their way to and from the wilson bridge. light traffic volume along # 70 with the overnight construction cleared. no incidents to report along northbound i-95. that is still an easy ride for those making their way negotiate of dale city up towards the capital beltway. no incidents to report traveling between annandale and merrifield. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. now, to a developing story in the middle east as iran's energy, banking and telecommunications sectors could be the target of new
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international sanctions if iran continues to defy the world with more nuclear weapons tests. yesterday, iran tested its most advanced version of its medium range missiles with a range of up to 1200 miles putting israel and u.s. military bases in the middle east in range. the tests come before the upcoming talks on thursday. some experts say sanctions will not work fast enough. a man that authorities believe was plotting a terror attack on new york city is expected to be in court today. najibullah zazi will go before a judge to answer federal terror charges. the fbi has identified possible accomplices. flee new yorkers are accused of helping him buy bomb-making materials from a beauty supply store in colorado. he denies any wrongdoing. here in the trick, metro is
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beefing up security measures as the transit agency is investing millions of dollars into surveillance cameras and for the first time, some will be placed inside of railcars. sarah simmons has more. metro says it wants to do this to keep an eye on criminal activity they are expected to get $28 million from the department of homeland security to install these throughout the system. according to the "washington post," this is something that will eventually go system-wide throughout metro. most of the efforts are actually going to go toward putting cameras on buses, ventilation shafts, station entrances and on the platforms. according to the post, only seven miion dollars will actually go towards cameras in the railcars. metro says the surveillance will mostly be used for crowd control but the department of homeland security hopes to prevent any possible terrorist attacks from being planned. other cities like new york, los angeles, chicago, atlanta and boston are already looking at
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doing the same type of thing there. some have already had shf these cameras put in as part of a pilot program. metro it this as kind of a pilot program back in 2006 putting some of the cameras on the railcars and got the feeling that there was some good information that they could obtain from that. at the same time, there is sme push back from the american civil liberties union. they are saying that they are worried about how the foot ask could possibly be abused. it could possibly be an invasion of privacy if they are not careful. at this point though, the cameras are not out there. metro says it is up clear as to when the cameras will be out there and whether or not every railcar will need one of these cameras. back to you. >> thank you. we have an update on the arrest rocking city hall. fox 5 has learned that tease
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councilman jim graham is being looked at as part of a federal probe t comes days after his chief of staff was busted on bribery charges. ted loza is accused of receiving $1,500 in cash in return for taxi legislation. ate man accused of taxing an officer remains in the hospital in critical conditio this morning. e officer shot a in a driveway in darnestown yesterday. it started when a home owner called police reporting a suspicious person in his driveway. his car got stuck and police officers then charged him. >> bam, bam, bam, bam, bam. i said this is a gunshot. she said no it's not. imi said i'm telling you it is
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a gunshot. >> this was not a situation where someone was confused and lost and apologized or asked for directions. this was a situation where we are told by witnesses the individual charged at the responding ofcer, taxed him and the officer fired. >> officers performed cpr on the map at the scene. he is in critical but stable condition this morning. bridge county police are asking for the public's help in tracking down the person who killed a man and then left him on a school playground. a school employee made that gruesome discovery at ascension lutheran church in landover hills yesterday afternoon. witnesses claim the body was naked and partially burned. the fighting overseas felt hard here at home as another local marine was lost in the line of duty in afghanistan. 4-year-old lance corporal jordan crobot was killed in a gunfight with the taliban over
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the weekend. it was his second combat tour but the first in afghanistan. he was stationed out of cam. lejeune in north carolina. we are watching a developing story in the philippines this morning. the worst flooding there in decades. we'll get an update on the deadly situation. federal agents hit the jackpot. we'll tell you where they found more than $40 million stashed. you are watching fox 5 morning news at 5:07. .
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making headlines this morning, the together toll has reached # 40 in the fill teens where a tropical storm caused flooding. it was the worst flooding in that country in 40 years. nearly two million people's homes were damaged. the worst i be yet to come. another storm could strike later this week. the gun shop in the tease niner case is now out the of business. it was ruled that the license of the gun shop was properly revoked. the store was accused of sloppy record keeping t could not act
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for what happened to the bushmaster rifle used in the sniper attacks. $41 million in cash found in five separate shipments in colombian ports. immigration and customs enforcement agents uncovered the money wrapped in plastic and hidden in fertilizer chemical shipments. feds say it was part of an organized international drug trade. the u. airways pilot would landed a jet on the hudson river is headed back to regular duty. he he will fly regular routes. he is taking on a role in the airline's safety management team. 155 people survived viefd what has been called the miracle on the hudson. the plane hit a flock of geese, lost engine power and landed safely on the river. soy the local atm bandits have struck again. they continue to elude police. we'll have the details on their latest heist. tens of thousands of people will be headed to fedex field later today for the big u 2 concert. investigate important commuter news. >> here it is.
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leave now. that is what you need to know. coming up, we'll update you -- not you, you can't leave. have you to stay. we'll find out what is happening with the weather and julie wright will be along with a look at traffic. stay with us. fox 5 morning news will be right back. e
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a lot of people might be looking for a parking spot and less traffic on the beltway. we are talking about the folks headed out to the u 2 concert. the parking lot will open way early at noon today for a show that doesn't start until 7:00. >> if you are taking metro buy a round tip fare card or you might want to load up your smart card before you leave. the morgan metro station will stay open until 1:00 tomorrow morning to make sure all the
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fans make it home and there will be extra trains running to help with crowds. i guess a lot of people want to get there early either to tailgate or just beat the crowd. >> i think beating the crowds is it. when you have a slow at fedex field and you have rush hour on the beltway at the same time, that is a nasty mix. >> julie will have alternate routes too i think for folks. >> excellent. try tmake it as easy for you as we possibly can. the weather will cooperate for the big outdoor concert. it will be a little cool tonight so you may want to prepare for that but other than that, it will be fine. here are your headlines. brisk start to the day today. a little chilly out there. temperatures in the 50s. in the 40s in the outlying suburbs. breezy with some afternoon clouds. not quite as windy as it was yesterday but still breezy conditions across the area. temperatures are going to stay cool this week. we have acouple of days where i think we'll top out in the 60s. tinge stays dry until saturday when it look like we're in that
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same trend where we'll get weekend rain particularly on saturday the way things are shaping up. here are the current temperatures, we've dropped down to 54-degree here in washington. 49 in baltimore. fredericksburg, you are at 49. the rain that came through last night, some pretty good storms here and there. not etch saw activity and it is interesting because in some spots like great falls had a nice little downpour yesterday afternoon but nearby mclean had nothing. here is what is happening. you get to see the spin in the atmosphere. it's pretty good vigorous storm system that we have here. some areas of heavy rain across portions of the great lakes. it continues to spin. the cold front has come out but we will get another front coming threw here that will keep our temperatures cool for the foreseeable future. early sun, some afternoon clouds, cool and breezy with those winds out of the west 10 to 15 miles per hour. we did gust up to around 37 mies per hour yesterday. 70 for your high.
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tonight, a few clouds and quite cool. low in town, 52. that meansmany of the suburbs will see their lows in the 40s tonight. cool temperatures again, wednesday, thursday in the 1r0 for your highs. friday, 70 degrees. awful these temperatures below normal and rain makes its way in here for saturday. let's get more on the morning rush hour traffic from julie wright. >> you and i both eountered that big mess called a parking lot headed over to fedex field when paul mccartney s in town. we are talking about alternative routes. i'm curious to know what they're doing with the parking at fedex. i know from my trip over there, that was the biggest problem was finding out where to park. there were attendants there that didn't know where to send me to park. that was real lie l.i.e. tying up the commute as well. i want to make sure everyone knows you don't want to use the beltway to 202 as your workaround. that is really where all of the jam gets is on the beltway exiting at 20 #. central avenue is a very good opti for you if you are traveling in from
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say alexandria off the gw parkway. you cut through town. east catal street out towards central avenue, a very good alternate for you f you can, use metro. it is about a 20-manhunt stop. but that will save you a lot of heartache. you may want to make sure you have plenty of money on the trip card so you don't have to wait in line after the concert. all lane are open with no incidents to report. a sweet trip leaving germantown and gaithersburg head out towards the lane divide. northbound i-95 behaving nicely. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. caught on cameras with their faces covered and tools in hand again. crook hit up stores across our region tearing apart atm machines. investigators believe the operation is responsible for at least 16 crimes. and now even more jurisdictions are teaming up to track those thieves down. fox 5's wisdom martin with more
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on this investigation. >> reporter: it was just last month when his video was captured at a d.c. chevron station. two men walk in, one with a white hood, the other with a black hood. they calmly take out their tools, crack open the atm being take the cash box and drive off in a pickup truck. minutes later, they were captured on video again. this time at a liquor store on kenilworth avenue. investigators say it was the same suspects committing the same crimes. >> it is not a nighime crime in many cases. it is in the middle of the day. >> reporter: chief theresa chambers of the riverdale park police says last week the suspects struck in her jurisdiction. september # 1st at the exxon tiger mart abaltimore avenue two, suspts with tools walked in and cracked open the atm. >> the brazenness is what astounds us, that thestwo men went into an occupied business with the manager there in his work area and in 0 second time broke into the machine, took the money and were out the door. >> reporter: their take, about
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$3,000. the suspects were driving a ford crown victoria with virginia plates. it was found empty the next day in southeast. >> you will see people come in and rob a place, use a hand began or pass a note. but to walk into a store with pry tools and that quickly open an atm and leave with the cash not caring would sees their vehicles. >> reporter: investigators in several jurisdictions are now looking for the atm bandits who they believe have committed at least 16 of these crimes in the region. >> we know they'll slip up or brag about it. it will be a citizen that helps break these cases. >> reporter: in all of these crimes, the suspects are wearing what appears to be fire department issued head gear and tools to crack open the atm. >> we have lots of agencies looking to solve these casessant quicker the bet are. >> reporter: wisdom mart un, fox 5 news. >> the last location they hit is where riverdale police fill up their cars with gas and just a short distance from the police station. chief chambers says careless behavior will eventually put
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the crooks behind bars. president obama is reaching for the gold. he is about to make a big pitch to bring the summer olympics to his home up two but not without some criticism. we'll explain. >> chicago is ready. american people are ready. we want these games. we want them. ic
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summer olympic games is getting a major boost. president obama is headed to denmark to make his pitch in person. >> his goal to bring olympic dreams to the windy city. fox's mike emmanuel has more. >> reporter: president obama is setting his sights on gold as he gets set to lobby the international olympic committee to host the 2016 summer olympic games. earlier this month, the president made his argument. >> chicago is ready. the american people are ready. we want these games. we want them. >> first lady michelle obama, several cabinet secretaries, oprah winfrey and olympic athletes will join the president in copenhagen to personally push for the city of chicago. this marks a first time ate u.s. president has actually and in person before the ioc for an olympic event. >> the olympics showcases the country that those olympics are in and there is a tangible economic benefit to those games
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being here and the president wants to help out america's bid. >> reporter: some critics ask why the president is leaving country where w. pressing issues like iran, afghanistan and health care. >> i think the president believes health care is in better shape. i believe he felt strongly and personally that he should go and make the case for the united states and that is what he is going to do. >> reporter: chicago is facing tough competition from madrid, tokyo and rio. mr.obama recently sent letters to ioc members promising a quote, spectacular olympic experience for all. even though rio has a lot going in its favor, security is one major area where it is lagging
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behind the other exeaties on. the ior says the other three cities have the safety and security necessary to host the games. >> president obama's itinerary only allows him in copenhagen. he mate not even stick around to see the winning city be announced. some changes coming to metro to keep you safe. sarah similar -- simmons has that story. >> reporter: coming up, some new security measures coming to metro. i'll have details in a live report coming up when fox 5 morning news returns. by putting an end to per medical records, we have ushered health into the digital age. saving lives, sometimes when seconds count. managing chronic conditions. making amazing new discoveries. and, oh yes, saving a lot of trees. kaiser permanente. thrive.
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welcome back. light traffic this morning crossing the 14th street bridge. the temperatures are what we're following this morning. it is one of the chillier starts. it is the fall season. >> this may be the day that julie turns on her seat warmers. >> i think she's already been to that nippy out there. 47degrees at my house this morning. >> some of the outlying suburbs, it is in the 40s. in fact n baltimore, it is in the 40s. a cool start and that will be the trend. the bus stop forecast, give the kids a jacket. put a jacket on them. it will be cool. temperatures in the 50s. in the 40s in the cooler suburbs.
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mostly clear skies. sunrise at 7:02. right now here in washington, degrees. relative humidity at 64%. your winds are out of the south at seven miles per hour. i do expect it to get a little breezy later on today. you see the spin in the atmosphere. pretty good low pressure system up around the great lakes. there were some storms there yesterday. some more may develop later on today. for us, i think we'll remain dry although i think we'll get some clouds pushing in here during the course of the afternoon. sunshine this morning. more clouds build in later. rather breezy. winds oust west 10 to 15 miles per hour ter today. high about 70 degrees. that will do it for your high for today. that's it. we'll have more weather coming up shortly. >> i love it. >> sound like a good one. >> if you are traveling northbound i-95 in virginia, we do have reports of an accident near the 234 dumfries. keep your eyes peeled for that.
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lanes are open right now southbound along 270. no accidents to report headed out toward the lane divide. if you are traveling along 66 east of nutley street, no incidents to report for those continuing east of nutley headed in towards the capital beltway. light traffic volume. we are still at speed on the beltway between an an del and merrifield. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. -- between annandale and merrifield. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. >> that is the sound of iran defying the world. yesterday, iran tested its most advanced version of its medium- ring missiles with rains up to 1200 miles. that puts israel and u.s. military bases in the hidele -- in the middle east. the u.s. will hold talks with iran thursday and threat ton sanction its banking aand telecommunication sectors if iran does not come clean.
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some say that is not enough. >> i think this is have i aest clear signal iran is ever close are to a deliverable nuclear weapons capability and the idea that we're going to chitchat them out of that possibility is badly mistaken. a man authorities think was plotting a terror attack on new york city is expected to be in court today. 24-year-old najibullah zazi will go before a judge in u.s. district court in brooklyn to answer federal officerror charges. the fbi has identified possible accomplices. three new yorkers are accused of helping zazi buy bomb-making chemicals from a beauty supply store in colorado. zazi has been indicted on charms of consequence spiry to use weapons of mass destruction. he denies any wrongdoing. here in the washington area, the federal government plans on pumping million of dollars into a security upgrade for metro. next time you are on a train, you could be on camera. for the first time, we could
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see surveillance cameras inside railcars. sarah simmons is live with more on this. >> reporter: good morning. metro says it wants to try to keep an eye on possible criminal activity. they're receiving close to $28 million from the department of homeland security to install surveillance cameras throughout the metro system. this is according to the "washington post." they are hoping to eventually have something like this system- wide. now, most of the efforts at first will kind of concentrate on putting these cameras on buses and ventilation shafts, station entrances and on the platforms. according to the post, only $7 million will go towards cameras that will actually goen side the railcars. metro says the surveillance will mostly be used for crowd control but the department of homeland security is hoping to prevent any possible terrorist attacks from being planned. other cities like new york and los angeles, chicago, atlanta and boston are already looking at doing the same thing and some have already had a pilot
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program in place at this time. w, metro already did somewhat of a pilot program back in 2006 where they did put some of these cameras on railcars and metro believed that they were really able to gain a lot of information by looking at that. at the same time, not everybody is a big fan of that. the american civil liberties union has come out and said they are worried about the potential, how this video could actually be used and this could be possibly an invasion of privacy. it is unclear right nw when these cameras gore he go to go in and where and metro says it is unclear right now if they really need to have some of these cameras on every railcar. back to you. >> thank you. his chief of staff busted on bribery charges and now federal investigators are looking at d.c. councilman jim graham. councilman has not received a letter from prosecutors saying he is a target of the investigation but federal agents are reportedly trying to determine if the alleged
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corruption went above graham's chief of staff. that man, ted loza is accused of accepting $500 in cash in return to favorable taxicab legislation. we spoke with the councilman on friday after loza's arrest last week. >> the implication that somehow or another people got teddy to somehow influence this legislation is just plain not accurate. there has been no suggestion that i have committed any wrongdoing and i haven't. >> jim graham did introduce legislation that would establish either a taxicab medallion system or a taxicab vehicle certificate system but said it was drafted after a year-long studdie o a man accused of attacking an officer remains in the hospital in critical condition this morning. the officer shot a man multiple times in a driveway yesterday. this started when a home owner called police to report a suspicious person on his driveway. he confronted the man forcing him to flee. but his car got stuck. he got out.
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the officer said he charged him and the officer fired. a gruesome discovery at i school in prince george's county. a woker found a man dead on the playground at ascension lutheran church and day school in landover hills. witnesses say the body was naked and partially burned. the man hasn't been identified. imagine being locked in a closeet for so long that you don't know where you live. up next, details of one boy's disturbing ordeal that went on for years. if you are looking for work, get ready to fill out job applications. uncle sam is hiring big time. we'll let you know how you can land one of those jobs. stay with us. fox 5 morning news will be right back. more and more,
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your world delivered. back now with more stories making headlines. the situation might go from bad to worse in the philippine where the death toll from the massive flooding can't to rise. 240 people were killed after the worst flooding in that country in 40 years. a tropical storm dumped a month's worth of rain in manila and surrounding areas in 1 hours. nearly two million people's homes were damaged. forecasters say another storm could strike late they are week. an oklahoma teenager is in protective custody today after escaping his home where authorities say he had been locked inside a closet for more than four years. police say the 14-year-old boy turned up at a national guard facility in oklahoma city looking malnourished and abused. he told officers that he had been starved, burned, beaten with extension cords, stabbed and even set on fire. his sister helped him escape.
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he was treated at the hospital and released. the boy's mother and a man are facing a does be charges of child abuse. gunshot linked to the d.c. area niner case is now out of business. the federal judge has ruled the government did properly revoke the low pressure system of the gun shop in washington state where john muhammed and lee malveaux bought their weaponss. the store was accused of sloppy record keeping. the man accused of killing a guard at the holocaust museum is now in prison in north carolina. a judge ordered james von brunn to go to buckner federal medical cent are to see if he is fit to stand trial. his lawyer requested the tests which von brunn had objected to. a lot of people out there looking for work. are you one of them? uncle sam has plentyings. more than a half million jobs need to be filled. >> we'll tell you how to land a government job. >> from astronomer to
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the bomb behind the beatles classic lucy in the sky with diamonds has died. when john lennon's son julius was just four years old, came home from a drawing of his friend lucy. she was 46. i found that story and brought it to you yesterday. did you see this? >> she had -- julian lennon had gotten back in touch with herself years ago and they -- is supporting her and sending her little gifts and stuff like that because he few about her battle with lupus. inspiration if a great song. >> what is going on with this weather? >> it it is chilly this morning and it will be tomorrow and the next day as well. get ready for lower temperatures. even cold temperatures we'll
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call it during the nighttime hours. 54degrees here in the district. 54 down at patuxent naval air station. ocean city at 60 degrees. baltimore is in the 40s. 49degrees in baltimore at this hour. satellite-radar picture for the region, there is washington. you see that precipitation as it moved out of here. yesterday, we had some showers pop up. some rumbles of thunder as well. all of that has pushed off. what we are seeing now are the continuing spin in the atmosphere with the area of low pressure over the great lakes and pushing some rather heavy rain in western portions of new york. we are clear as far as precipitation goes and if the most part as far as clouds go as well. we'll get more clouds building in here later on today. i don't expect rain today. cool start to the day with temperatures in the 40s and 50s and again, mostly clear skies. others another little batch of energy moves towards us, we'll get more clouds building in during the course of the afternoon. so the forecast for today look like this. early sun, some afternoon
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clouds. cool, breezy today. those wind out of the west 10 to 15 miles per hour. high about 70 degrees. some of you will likely top out in the upper 60s. then for tonight, a cool night. we'll see our temperatures drop down into the 50s and the 40s in the suburbs. a few clouds tonight. still a bit breezy. five-day forecast, as you mentioned, cool temperatures for the rest of this week. highs wednesday and thursday only in the upper 1r0 to near 70. 70 on friday. overnight lows in the low 50s and definitely in the 40s in the suburbs. looked like rain moves in here for saturday. let's get more on the rush hour traffic from julie wright. >> not so bad right now leaving germantown headed for the lane divide. all of the lane here are open. southbound 95, heads up out of baltimore. they are checking for a crash south of 695 but before you
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reach i-195 on the left side of the highway. before 34 in dumfries, accident activity here. callers reporting a slow ride from at least quantico northbound on i-95 heading up to 234. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. >> thank you. if you are still pounding the pavement looking for work, you have company. six million other americans are too. but uncle sam has hundreds of thousands of openings. fox 5 money reporter melanie alnwick shows us how to score somef the hottest jobs around. >> reporter: kristin has done some pretty cool things in her career. >> i always knew that i wanted a job that combined science and p and international relations. >> reporter: right now, she is helping to get more ecofriendly air conditioning into our crs. >> i'm happy to say that after three years, we've cleared the way. >> reporter: before that, she focused on energy efficient new
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home construction and kristining doing a federal employee with the environmental protection agency. epa is just one of dozens of federal agencies looking to hire in the next four years. the partnership for public service estimates there will be 600,000 openings. >> from astronomers to zoologists, you name it, there is an interesting job inside the federal government. >> reporter: critical needs include 19,000 nurses for the department of veterans affairs. almost 10,000 border patrol agents and 17,000 administrative and program management jobs at almost every agency. >> there are amazing jobs to be had but it is an obstacle course to get to them. you have to be both patient an persistent. >> reporter: so where do you start? usa jobs.gov is the first stop for finding current openings at federal agencies. can you get even more information at making the difference.org. info like what jobs your experience and education might qualify you for. job search tips and how to navigate the federal
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application process. >> at the end of the day, if you can survive that process, the end outcome is worth pursuing. >> reporter: federal agencies employ workers all over the country and abroad. civil service careers also offer flexible scheduled, training and professional development. >> i get to go to a lot of trade fairs. i get to go to business conferences. i get to get out and meet people. >> reporter: at 26, kristin has completed her master's degree and co-authored a book, all while on the job. >> all of those people who told me not to get a government job are wishing they had one now. >> reporter: she has a great sense of accomplishment to go with it. melanie alnwick, fox 5 news. >> that is great. the partnership for public service says the biggest obstacle is the wait. the office of personnel management is working to cut down the length of time it takes to get through all the hiring process. you could check out this information on myfoxdc.com. there e livings there where you can find jobs and tips on how to apply. redskins coach jim zorn has
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a tough job ahead rebounding from sunday's embarrassing loss. coming up next, the first step, identifying what is wrong. seems that not everybody on the same page. the wizards tip off training camp with a new attitude for one key player. you are watching fox 5 morning news.
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being the tame looks an identity and others would think there is a lack of effort. >> and coach zorn who think the teams just needs to execute better. now, zorn's job security also being questioned. other issues in question, where was the defense and can jason campbell get the skins in the end zone. there seems to be more bad than good and questions like can the team survive this adversity. >> i don't think there is a worry that guys will splinter in the locker room, guys will separate. we are a close team. the thing that we have to do is keep our enthusiasm up. we have to keep coming back and working hard. and you got to say it is still. it is week four and we have to figure out a way to win some football games now and keep effect up. >> we have to regroup as a team, come together and don't let this divide us. this is our big test now. our big test wasn't on the field. ouring big test now, how are we
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going to bounce back and what are we going to become now. >> what do you think is the biggest problem? log onto myfoxdc.com, take the web poll which is on our home page. monday night football in taal las. first indoor game at cowboys stadium. roof closed for dallas land carolina. cowboys down 7-3. tony rome owe gets in the end zone. cowboys go on to beat the panthers 21-7. the. were not so good last year 19-63 3u injuries are "thing of the past. even gilbert arenas is healthy after playing only 15 games in the last two years. the big story line, his new no-
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nonsense attitude. >> i'm not the entertainer anymore if that is what you're asking. i won't be here today if there wasn't a big fine coming up after. i don't feel like speaking anymore. >>' not agent zero anymore. so i'm just glad that he is healthy and he is able to do the things he loved to do which is play the game of basketball. to the game of baseball now. mike morris drives the 0-# pitch to deep right center field. his third home run in three games. the solo shot proves tonight difference. ross detweiler went six innings. the nationals end the mets 2- 1789. orioles in tampa taking on the rays. two on, two out, republicans a
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shot to teen right cent fore a three-run homer off of albert. rays beat the orioles 7-6. that has been the story of the season for the orioles now losing 11 straight games. straight ahead at 6:00, we are live with new changes for metro. all about making your ride re safe. plus, important information if you are going to tonight's u # concert at fedex field. while most of us are trying to avoid the swine flu, some parents are actually considering exposing their children to the h1n1 viro purpose. >> they are known at swine flu parties. we'll plain why this is not a good idea. stay with us. fox 5 morning news come back at 6:00 in two minutes. more and more, the quality of our lives depends on our connections. access to high-speed internet,
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